Despite a climate change of +10C in summer compared to the UK, we can cope quite well with Japanese summers. The summer beach-life, however, which turns the Japanese deep ruddy brown, is still beyond us. But early morning in mid-April on Kamakura beach, with a thermos of coffee, muffins and surfer boys and girls to entertain us wasn't so bad.
[jules' pics] Amadeus the Amaryllis
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